beat out

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That probably means Osoria has to beat out Yhency Brazoban, who was thought to have a secure spot when he came to camp.
Burroughs senior Ryanne Hodgins beat out an infield single to second base with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning to drive in the tying run.
After hitting a two-run homer in his first at-bat in Saturday night's 5-3 loss to Visalia, Cota beat out an infield single in the third inning, and he ran the bases at full speed on fly outs in each of his next three at-bats.
Cesar Izturis beat out a throw on a comebacker to pitcher Chris Reitsma to load the bases.
It got worse when Sandy Vasquez laid down a perfect bunt in front of the pitcher's mound that he beat out - giving the Stampede a bases-loaded- with-no-outs situation.